SOURCE: Pulaski Financial

March 17, 2006 18:38 ET

Pulaski Financial Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 17, 2006 -- Pulaski Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: PULB), the holding company for Pulaski Bank, today announced the company's Board of Directors has declared its regular quarterly cash dividend of 8 cents per share of common stock, payable April 17, 2006 to stockholders of record on April 3, 2006.

Pulaski Financial Corp., operating in its 84th year through its subsidiary, Pulaski Bank, serves customers throughout the St. Louis metropolitan and Kansas City areas. The bank offers a full line of quality retail-banking products through seven full-service banks in St. Louis and a loan production center in Kansas City. The company's website can be accessed at www.pulaskibankstl.com.

Statements contained in this news release contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on the beliefs and expectations of management as well as the assumptions made using information currently available to management. Since these statements reflect the views of management concerning future events, these statements involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. These risks and uncertainties include among others, changes in market interest rates and general and regional economic conditions, changes in government regulations, changes in accounting principles and the quality or composition of the loan and investment portfolios and other factors that may be described in the Company's quarterly reports on Form 10-Q for the quarters ended December 31, March 31 and June 30 and in its annual report on Form 10-K, each filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which are available at the Securities and Exchange Commission's internet website (www.sec.gov) and to which reference is hereby made. Therefore, actual future results may differ significantly from results discussed in the forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • For Additional Information Contact:

    William A. Donius
    Chairman & CEO
    Pulaski Financial Corp.
    (314) 878-2210 Ext. 3610

    Michael Arneth
    The Investor Relations Company
    (847) 296-4200